Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, PENSION AND BENEFIT PLANS—U.S.: ‘Dual-status military technician’ can’t avoid reduction in Social Security benefits by windfall provision, (Jan 13, 2022)

By Ronald Miller, J.D.

The plaintiff’s civil-service pension payments fall outside the Social Security Act’s uniformed-services exception because they are based on service in his civilian capacity.

A federal employee, who served as a “dual-status military technician,” could not avoid a reduction in his Social Securi ...